All About Live Oak
Named for the beautiful groves of live oak trees, the town was first settled in 1866 by A.M. McGrew. The town grew with the advent of the California-Oregon Railroad in the 1870’s and was incorporated in 1947. Live Oak was the second city to be established in Sutter County along Highway 99E.
Live Oak is a general law city and is governed by a five member council. The local city council is dedicated to improving the quality of life for the citizens of Live Oak. An emphasis has been placed on improving the community parks and buildings and establishing recreation programs.
Elevation is 75 feet, prevailing winds southerly, mean hourly speed 5.6 mph.